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The Deluxe Anniversary Edition
Sabuda, Robert.   The Christmas alphabet.   [colophon: New York: Orchard Books, © 2004]. 8vo (19.7 x 25.7 cm, 7.75 x 10.125"). [6] ff.; illus.
$25.00
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Dibdin ApprovedHere, a True Large-Paper Copy
Bion, of Phlossa near Smyrna; Moschus, of Syracuse; & Gilbert Wakefield, ed. [transliterated from Greek] Biōnos kai Moschou ta leipsana. [then in Latin] Illustrabat et emendabat Gilbertus Wakefield. Londini: typis T. Bensley, 1795. 8vo in 4s (24 cm, 9.9"). [8], 33, [83] pp.
$550.00
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She's Lost Her Petticoats . . . *&* Her Identity!
The little woman and the pedlar.   [London: No publisher, ca. 1830–35].  16mo (16.4 cm, 6.375"). 16 pp.; 8 col. plts.
$150.00
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Leech's Inimitable, Gentlemanly Good Humor
(Entitled” Little Pipsqueaks Are theLaughingstocks)
Leech, John, illus.  The rising generation. A series of twelve drawings on stone. London: The Punch Office (pr. by Bradbury & Evans), [1848]. Folio (38.6 cm, 15.25"). 12 col. plts.
$1850.00
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Early Versions ofClassic Tales of MAGIC
Wright, Thomas, ed.  The tale of the basyn and the frere and the boy. London: William Pickering [C. Whittingham], 1836. 24mo (14.2 cm, 5.625"). xvi, [58] pp.; illus.
$135.00
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Issue #1 was Limited to 25 Copies . . .
& There WasNo #2
 
Danielson, Henry, ed.  The Adelphi magazine. London: Henry Danielson (pr. at the Morland Press), 1922. 8vo (27.5 cm, 10.75"). 46 pp., [1 (adv.)] f.; illus.
$125.00
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Murder by PoisonUnidentified
Angus, Charles (defendant).  The trial of Charles Angus, Esq. on an indictment for the wilful murder of Margaret Burns, at the Assizes held at Lancaster, on Friday, 2d Sept. 1808, before the Hon. Sir Alan Chambre. Liverpool: Printed by William Jones, [1808]. 8vo (21 cm, 8.25"). [2] ff., 288 pp.
$850.00
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A Great Bibliographer's “Tools”
Keynes, Geoffrey.  Bibliotheca bibliographici: A catalogue of the library formed by Geoffrey Keynes. London: Trianon Press, 1964. Large 8vo (28.8 cm, 11.375"). xxiii, [1], 444 pp.; 45 plts.
$225.00
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Joyfull Newes” ofNew World Curatives
Monardes, Nicolás.  Joyfull newes out of the newe founde worlde, written in Spanish by Nicholas Monardes and Englished by John Frampton Merchant. London: Constable and Co. Ltd, 1925. 8vo. 2 vols. I: xxvii, 177 pp., II: 188 pp. Illus.
$125.00
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Embossed Raised-Letter PrintingOne Leaf, Presenting Music
Pennsylvania Institution for the Instruction of the Blind.   Tenth annual report of the managers of the Pennsylvania Institution for the Instruction of the Blind; Presented to the contributors March, 1843. Philadelphia: J. Crissy, printer, 1843. 8vo (22.2 cm, 8.75"). 28 pp., [2] ff.
$100.00
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Yellow Bird's” English Poetry — Morocco Presentation Binding by Bosqui
Ridge, John Rollin.  Poems. San Francisco: H. Payot & Company, 1868. 12mo (19 cm, 7.5"). Frontis. port., 137, [1] pp.
$1200.00
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Wondrous Happenings inSixth Century Italy
Gregorius I, Pont. Max. (Gregory I, pope).  Dialogorum libri quattuor. [colophon: Venetiis: per Hieronymus de Paganinis,1492]. Small 4to (19.5 cm; 7.625"). [79 of 80] ff., lacks final blank leaf.
$3500.00
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CROSS-DRESSING across Two ContinentsIllustrated with Color Plates
Carew, Bampfylde Moore, supposed author.  The life and adventures of Bamfylde Moore Carew, the king of the beggars. London: Printed & published by G. Martin, 6, Great St. Thomas Apostle, no date [ca. 1820]. 24mo (15 cm, 5.75") Fold. frontis., 36 pp., [2 (publisher's ads)] ff., 4 plts.
$175.00
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I Shall Intersperse the Dry Narration of the Chronicles
with Such Specimens of Fabulous Tradition
as the Poetical Antiquary Will Not Disdain to Recognize”
Malkin, Benjamin Heath.  The scenery, antiquities, and biography, of South Wales, from materials collected during two excursions in the year 1803. London: Pr. for T.N. Longman & O. Rees by T. Bensley, 1804. 4to (27 cm, 10.65"). Frontis., [2], vii, [1], 634 pp.; fold. map., 12 plts.
$750.00
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He Tried to Hold Back the SeaMetaphorically Speaking
Sergeant, John.  The method to science. London: Printed by W. Redmayne for the Author, and sold by Thomas Metcalf, 1696. 8vo (17.5 cm, 7"). [36] ff., 173, 222–52, 351–429, [1] pp. (i.e., [70], 429, [1] pp.).
$800.00
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Two Consecutive Leaves ofNehemiah
Bible.  English. 1611. Authorized (i.e., “King James Version”).   Two leaves extracted from the Old Testament of the first edition of the King James Version of the Bible. London: Imprinted ... by Robert Barker, 1611. Folio (39.8 cm, 15.625"). [2] ff.
$250.00
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London Street VendorsLive” & in COLOR!
[Busby, Thomas Lord].  Costume of the lower orders of the metropolis. [London: Samuel Leigh, ca. 1820]. 24mo (14.6 cm, 5.75"). Engr. t.-p., 23 col. plts.
$900.00
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Christmas Gift ofRiddles & Other Mental Fun
Old Friend.  Mince pies for Christmas, and for all merry seasons: consisting of riddles, charades, rebuses, transpositions, and queries. London: Printed for Tabart & Co., 1812. 24mo (13.5 cm, 5.25"). Frontis., vi, 192 pp.
$250.00
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Glorious forEITHER Churches or Collectors
Church of England.   Prayer Book.  The order for the administration of the Holy Communion, and occasional offices, according to the use of the Church of England. London: William Pickering (pr. by Charles Whittingham), 1844. Folio (35.6 cm, 14.1"). [140] ff. (lacking 1 prelim. blank f.).
$400.00
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A Chivalric ChapbookSwell Woodcuts
(Renaud de Montauban). L'histoire des quatre fils d'Aymon, revue et corrigee de nouveau et augmentee de plusieurs figures. Limoges: F. Chapoulaud, [ca. 1780–99]. 8vo in 4s (21.5 cm, 8.5"). 126 pp.; illus.
$550.00
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158 (Religious) Images fromTWO Fantastic Designers
Koch, Rudolf, & Fritz Kredel.  Christian symbols. San Francisco: Arion Press, 1996. 4to (28.6 cm, 11.25"). [9], 158, [5] pp.; illus.
$125.00
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English Countryside, Captured by a German-Born Artist
Weissenborn, Hellmuth.  Country scenes: 1. Wood-engravings by Hellmuth Weissenborn. [Whittington, Gloucestershire]: Whittington Press, 2001. 12mo (14.8 cm, 5.875"). [32] pp.; illus. [with the same illustrator's] Country scenes: 2. Wood-engravings by Hellmuth Weissenborn. [Whittington, Gloucestershire]: Whittington Press, 2001. 12mo (14.8 cm, 5.875"). [32] pp.; illus.
$150.00
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Medieval Literature, Famous Sources, Accounts of Chess TOO!
Gesta Rhomanorum cu[m] applicatio[n]ib[us] moralisatis ac misticis.   [Strasbourg]: [Printer of the 1483 Jordanus de Quedlinburg (i.e., Georg Husner)], 1499. Folio (27.5 cm, 10.75"). [8], XCIII, [1] ff. (the last leaf blank and missing here) .
$8750.00
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NAHUATL/AZTEC with an Overlay as Spoken in PUEBLA
NOT Mexico City
Vázquez Gastelú, Antonio.  Arte de lengua mexicana ... corregido ... por el Br. D. Antonio de Olmedo y Torre. Puebla: por Diego Fernãdez Leon y por su original en la Impr. de Francisco Xavier de Morales y Salazar, 1726. Small 4to (19 cm, 7.5"). [2], 54 [i.e., 53] ff.
$6750.00
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Charity & “Innocent Sports” Over the Christmas Break
C.  Christmas holidays; or, a visit at home. Written for the American Sunday School Union. Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, [ca. 1827]. 12mo (15 cm, 5.875"). Frontis. (incl. in pagination), 34 pp. (without the leaf of advertisements).
$100.00
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Documenting anItalian-American Immigrant Success Story
Rosa, Giuseppe.   Archive of manuscript and printed material, on paper, in Italian, English, and Spanish. New York City & elsewhere: 1902–18.
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An African American's Murder TrialInsanity Defense, 1848
Freeman, William, defendant.  The trial of William Freeman for the murder of John G. Van Nest, including the evidence and the arguments of counsel, with the decision of the Supreme Court granting a new trial, and an account of the death of the prisoner, and of the post-mortem examination of his body by Amariah Brigham, M.D., and others. Auburn: Derby, Miller & Co., 1848. 8vo (23.5 cm, 9.25"). iv, [17]–508 pp.; 1 diagram.
$1875.00
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In a Wonderful, COLORFUL Slipcase withEmbossed & Chromolithographed Onlays
Picture books for little children. London: Religious Tract Society, 56, Paternoster Row, 65, St. Paul's Churchyard, and 164, Piccadilly, [ca. 1865]. 16mo (15 cm, 6"). 12 vols. Each volume 12 pp.
$950.00
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Let Me Make One Thing (OK, quite a few things!) Perfectly Clear . . .
Lizana y Beaumont, Francisco Javier.  [drop-title] Nos d. Francisco Xavier de Lizana y Beaumont, por la gracia de Dios y la Santa Sede apóstolica arzobispo de México, del Consejo de Su Mag. &c. A los curas, coadjutores, vicarios, y eclesiasticos de esta nuestra diocesi. Salud en el Señor. Bendito sea el Padre de las misericordias, y Dios de todo consuelo ... [México]: No publisher/printer, [in text at end] 1803. Folio (29.5 cm, 11.5"). 12 pp.
$425.00
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A Founder of InfrarrealismoHis First Published Volume of Poetry
Bolaño Ávalos, Roberto.  Reinventar el amor. [Mixcoac, Mexico City]: Taller Martin Pescador, 1976. Small 4to (25 cm, 10"). [1 (blank)] f., 20 pp., [1 (blank) f.
$10,000.00
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Works of a Master EngraverWith Signed Print
Stone, Reynolds.   Reynolds Stone engravings.  London: John Murray (pr. at the Curwen Press), [1977]. 8vo (29.1 cm, 11.5"). xli, [3], 151, [3] pp.; col. illus.
$450.00
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“The Average Burkite Looked with Disapproval upon the Little 'Toy Church' . . . ”
An Easter Tale in a BRILLIANT Binding ofLovely Design
Dickinson, Mary Lowe.  Spring blossoms an Easter story. Philadelphia: Charles H. Banes, (1895). 8vo (19.1 cm, 7.55"). Frontis., 54 pp.; illus.
$160.00
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The Brigade of the Coarse Bran
Accademia della Crusca.  Compendio del vocabolario degli accademici della Crusca. Firenze: Apresso Domenico Maria Manni, 1739. 4to (23 cm, 9.125"). 5 vols. I: x, 686 pp. II: [2] ff., 656 pp. III: [2] ff., 524 pp. IV: [1] f., 655, [1 (blank)] pp. V: [2] ff., 554 pp.
$2000.00
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What Might the Baron Do Next?Signed Riviere Binding
[Raspe, Rudolf Erich]; Strang, William, & J.B. Clark, illus.; Thomas Seccombe, intro.  The surprising adventures of Baron Munchausen. London: Chelsea Pub. Co. [colophon: Printed in Nijmegen, Holland, by G. J. Thieme], [1920?]. 8vo (21.7 cm, 8.5"). lv, [1], 299, [1] pp.; 30 plts. (incl. in pagination), illus.
$375.00
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Gold-Beaters & Calico Printers
Crabb's new book of trades, containing an account of the origin and present state of most of the trades practised in England. With neat embellishments. London: Printed & published by T. Crabb ... Sold also by J. Bysh ... , R. Hill, & Lingley & Belch ... & all other Booksellers, [1818–21?]. 24mo (15 cm, 5.5"). 82, [2] pp.; illus.
$1200.00
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The Bustle, Excitement, Culture, & NOISE of LONDON
Laid Out for Children
S. W. [Sarah Scudgell Wilkinson?, Elizabeth Kilner?].  A visit to London: Containing a description of the principal curiosities in the British metropolis. Philadelphia: Published by Benjamin Warner ... sold also at his store in Richmond, Virginia (pr. by Wm. Greer), 1817. 24mo (14.8 cm, 5.75"). 111, [1] pp.; 6 plts., illus.
$575.00
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“As Faithful Representations of the Originals as Can Well Nigh Be Conceived”
Holbein, Hans, illus.  Icones Veteris Testamenti; illustrations of the Old Testament, engraved on wood, from designs by H. Holbein. London: William Pickering [Charles Whittingham], 1830. 8vo (20 cm, 7.875"). 14, [180] pp.; XC plts.
$225.00
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The Long ParliamentORDERED ITS PUBLICATION . . .
Prynne, William.  Romes master-peece: Or, the grand conspiracy of the pope and his Jesuited instruments, to extirpate the Protestant religion, re-establish popery, subvert lawes, liberties, peace, parliaments, by kindling a civill war in Scotland, and all his majesties realmes, and to poyson the king himselfe. London: Pr. for Michael Sparke, 1644. 4to (22.5 cm, 8.75"). [1] f., 36 pp., [1] f.
$300.00
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Foremost Shakespearean ScholarsHandsomely Bound with Embroidered Onlays
Shakespeare, William; Samuel Johnson; George Steevens; Isaac Reed; & Mary Cowden Clarke.  The complete works of William Shakespeare, from the text of Johnson, Steevens, and Reed. Edinburgh: William P. Nimmo, [1880s]. 16mo (17.5 cm, 6.875"). 2 vols. I: xxxviii, 841 pp. II: 919, [1] pp.
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Signer of the Declaration of Independence
Surgeon General of the Continental Army &
Philadelphia Observer of Summer & Autumnal Disease”
Rush, Benjamin.   An inquiry into the various sources of the usual forms of summer & autumnal disease in the United States, and the means of preventing them. To which are added, facts intended to prove the yellow fever not to be contagious. Philadelphia: Published by J. Conrad & Co. and M. & J. Conrad & Co.; Baltimore: Rapin, Conrad, & Co.; Petersburg: Somervell & Conrad; Norfolk: Bonsal, Conrad, & Co. (printed by T. & G. Palmer), 1805. 8vo (22 cm, 8.5"). 113, [1] pp.
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A Really Elaborate ApologyColumbus, Too!
Foglietta, Uberto.  Uberti Folietae clarorum Ligurum elogia. Genuae: Ex officina Hieronymi Bartoli, 1588. 4to (24.5 cm, 9.6"). [8], 265, [3] pp.
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The First New Testament in Turkish
Bible.  N.T. Turkish. Ali Ufki. 1819.  [title-page in Turkish in Arabic characters, transliterated as] Kitab el-ahd el-cedid [i.e., New Testament]. [Paris: British and Foreign Bible Society], 1819. 8vo (22 cm, 8.5"). 487, [1 (blank)] pp.
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Sirs Substantive & Pronoun, Corporal Syllable,
& of Course Captain Word
. . .
[Peacock, Thomas Love].  Sir Hornbook, or, Childe Launcelot's expedition. A grammatico-allegorical ballad. London: Joseph Cundall, 1843. 16mo (16 cm, 6.125"). 28, 3, [5] pp.; 8 col. plts.
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Sane When He Killed Her, INSANE SUBSEQUENTLY
Editors of the Journal of Mental Science.  Insanity and crime: A medico-legal commentary on the case of George Victor Townley. London: John Churchill & Sons, 1864. 8vo (23 cm, 9"). 47, [1] pp.
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Boccaccio's LanguageCatalogued & Cross-ReferencedA Poet's Copy
Alunno, Francesco.  Le ricchezze della lingua volgare. In Vinegia: [colophon: In casa de Figliuoli di Aldo], 1543. Folio (32.7 cm, 12.875"). 225, [1] ff.
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Maria F.C. Marsh:  New York City Printer & Publisher
[Bolles, John R. (attrib. author)].  The lullaby, with original engravings. New York: M.F.C. Marsh, [ca. 1860-70]. 12mo (18.6 cm, 7.25"). [12] pp. (plus wrappers); illus.
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POPULARPICTORIAL LATIN
Greenwood, James.  The London vocabulary, English and Latin: Put into a new method, proper to acquaint the learner with things as well as pure Latin words. London: R. Baldwin, F. & C. Rivington, G. Robinson, et al., 1807. 12mo (14 cm, 5.5"). viii, 123, [1] pp.; illus.
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Signed by Both the Poet & the ArtistWith Original Bearden Lithograph
Walcott, Derek; Romare Bearden, illus. & ed.  The Caribbean poetry of Derek Walcott & the art of Romare Bearden. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1983. Folio (31.1 cm, 12.25"). xix, [1], 210, [4] pp.; col. illus.
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Dance of DeathBewick(s?), after Holbein
[Hawkins, J.S., ed.].  Emblems of mortality; representing, in upwards of fifty cuts, death seizing all ranks and degrees of people. London: T. Hodgson, 1789. 12mo (17.1 cm, 6.75"). Frontis., [2], xxviii, 51, [1] pp.; illus.
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An “AMERICAN-MEXICANPrinter's Own Story
Pascoe, Juan.  A printer's apprentice. Santa Rosa, Las Joyas, Tacámbaro Michoacán: Taller Martín Pescador, 2018. 8vo (9.25"). 208 pp.
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Explore Old EuropeSigned Decorated Cloth
Osborne, Albert B.  Picture towns of Europe. New York: Robert M. McBride & Co., 1926. 8vo (21.3 cm, 8.375"). Frontis, xii, [2], 247, [1] pp.; 47 plts., map (incl. in pagination).
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Enhanced by a Fan of St. JohnIn a Contemporary Binding & with78 Woodcuts
Aemilius, Georg.  Evangelia quae consueto more dominicis et aliis festis diebus in ecclesia leguntur. Coloniae Agrippinae: Ad intersignium Monocerotis [Walther Fabritius], 1566. 8vo (16 cm, 6.3"). [176] ff.; illus.
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The Etched Plates, inSanguine
Nurse Dandlem's little repository of great instruction, containing The surprising adventures of Little Wake Wilful, and his deliverance from the Giant Grumbolumbo. Glasgow: Pub. & sold wholesale, by J. Lumsden & Son, [ca. 1815]. Near miniature (9.5 cm, 3.75"). 47, [1] pp.; illus.
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Sensational “News” ReportsShocking “Plots” Fortunately “Discovered”!
(Worcester, Edward Somerset, Marquis of).  The earl of Glamorgans negotiations and colourable commitment in Ireland demonstrated; Or, the Irish plot for bringing ten thousand men and arms into England, whereof three hundred to be for Prince Charls's Lifegard. Discovered in several letters taken in a packet-boat by Sir Tho: Fairfax forces at Padstow in Cornwal; which letters were cast into the sea, and by the sea coming in, afterwards regained; and were read in the Honorable House of Commons, and ordered to be printed. London: Edward Husband, 1645. 4to (19 cm, 7.5"). 35, [1] pp.
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A Father of Botany” Going Biblical Adornments by
The Petrarch Master”
Brunfels, Otto; Hans Weiditz, illus.  Precationes biblicae Sanctoru[m] Patrum, illustrium viroru[m] et mulierum utriusq[ue] Testamenti. Argentorati [Strasbourg]: apud Ioannem Schottum, 1528. 8vo (14.9 cm, 5.875"). 8, [91] ff.; illus. (final illus. & blank lacking).
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Ribbon–Embossed Binding / Historical Architecture
Bloxam, Matthew Holbeche.   A glimpse at the monumental architecture and sculpture of Great Britain, from the earliest period to the eighteenth century. London: W. Pickering [Leicester: Printed by Thomas Combe, Junior], 1834. 8vo (20 cm, 7.8"). xv, [1], 291, [1] pp.; 2 plts.
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Fraser's Illustrated Nursery RhymesBold, Bright, a Tad Theatrical!
Fraser, Claud Lovat, illus.  Nursery rhymes with pictures. London: T.C. & E.C. Jack (pr. by Thomas Nelson & Sons), [1919]. Small 4to (26.8 cm, 10.5"). 46, [2] pp.; col. illus.
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A Medieval Pope Expounds on “Miserere mei Deus”
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Catholic Church.  Pope, 1261-1264 (Urbanus IV).  Fructuosa Urbani pape, quarti Expositio in Psalmum quinquegesimum Miserere mei Deus. [Paris]: Venundatur ab Jodoco Badio et Joanne de Prato, 1519. 8vo (12.8 cm, 5"). [24] ff.
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Gay's Witty CreaturesBlake's Illustrations
Gay, John; William Blake, illus.  Fables by John Gay, with a life of the author, and embellished with a plate to each fable. London: Printed by Darton & Harvey, 1793. 8vo (22.3 cm, 8.75"). xvi, 256 pp.; 35 plts. (incl. frontis. and engr. t.-p.).
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An Aldine Offering Opinions on a Variety of Subjects
(Libraries Included)
Liburnio, Nicolò.  Le occorrenze humane. [colophon: In Vinegia: In casa de' figliuoli di Aldo, 1546]. 8vo (16.3 cm, 6.375"). [12], 5–147 [i.e., 146], [2] ff.
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The Archbishop of Cambrai onHow to Teach Girls
Fénelon [François de Salignac de La Mothe-Fénelon].  De l'éducation des filles. Paris: Ant. Aug. Renouard, 1807. 12mo (14 cm, 5.5"). viii, 204, [4], 6 (adv.) pp.
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Who Lives in Europe?. . . . .
. . . & What Do They Wear?
[Venning, Mary Anne].  A geographical present: Being descriptions of the several countries of Europe. Compiled from the best authorities. With representations of the various inhabitants in their respective costumes. New York: William Burgess, Juvenile Emporium [R. & G. Wood, Printers], 1831. 16m (15.5 cm, 6.125"). [2] ff., 140, 7 (adv.), [1 (blank)] pp.; 12 plts.
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Defending John Frederick of Saxony & Landgrave Philip of Hesse
[Major, Georg].  Ewiger, Göttlicher, Allmechtiger Maiestat Declaration. Wider Kaiser Carl, Künig zü Hispanien etc., vnd Bapst Paulum den dritten. [Wittenberg: Josef Klug, 1546]. 4to (18 cm, 7.125"). [56] pp.
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A SHIP, a DEBT, one ANGRY PHILADELPHIAN
[Chew, Samuel].  Exposición del asunto de la corbeta Tepeyac o Kensington, construida en Filadelfia. Filadelfia: Imprenta de Guillermo Stavely, 1830. 8vo (21.2 cm, 8.25") 59, [1] pp.
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CHARADES Make an Early Appearance inEnglish Entertainment
Mayhew, Augustus, & Henry Mayhew.  Acting charades or deeds not words, a Christmas game to make a long evening short. London: D. Bogue (pr. by Henry Vizetelly), [1849]. 16mo (17 cm, 6.75"). Frontis., engr. t.-p., [v]–x, [2], 158, [2] pp.; illus.
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20th-Century Renaissance ManMedievally Inspired MANUSCRIPT Memorial
Erie Railroad Company (Follansbee, Mitchell Davis).  Manuscript on paper, in English. “In memoriam Mitchell D. Follansbee 1870 – 1941.” [Chicago: 1941]. 8vo (27.4 cm, 10.75"). [8 (1 blank)] ff.
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From Ape to Zebra, Illustrated by Anderson
The young child's A B C, or, first book.  New York: Samuel Wood (pr. by J.C. Totten), 1806. 32mo (9.8 cm, 3.8"). 16 pp.; illus.
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Woman Entrepreneur, Patent Medicines Division(1855)
S.A. Osburn (Firm).  [drop-title] Osburn's detergent balsam, or, the great remedy, for nursing sore mouth, canker, thrush, scarlet fever, inflamed sore throat, &c., &c. [Rochester, NY]: No publisher/printer, 1855. Tall 12mo (20 cm; 7.75"). 3, [1] pp.
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“The Editor Flatters Himself that the Execution of this Reprint . . .
Will beSelf Recommended
The noble and renowned history of Guy Earl of Warwick.  Containing a full and true account of his many famous and valiant actions, remarkable and brave exploits, and noble and renowned victories. Chiswick: Printed by C. Whittingham for John Merridew et al., 1821. 12mo (19.5 cm, 7.75"). x, [2], 148 pp.; illus.
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A Classic of the GenreLove's Progress inWOODCUT EMBLEMS
Hugo, Herman; Christopher van Sichem, illus.  Pia desideria emblematis elegiis & affectibus Ss. Patrum illustrata. Antuerpiae: Typis Henrici Aertssenii, 1628. Small 8vo (12.3 cm, 4.875"). [30], 456, [2] pp.; 46 ill. (woodcuts), 1 coat of arms (woodcut).
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Waes Hael” IndeedIn a Nicely “Thematic” Binding by Amy Richards
Chase, Edithe Lea, & W.E.P. French.  Waes Hael, the book of toasts; being, for the most part, bubbles gathered from the wine of others' wit, with here and there, an occasional humbler globule believed to be more or less original. New York: Grafton Press, 1904. 8vo (19.8 cm, 7.75"). 303, [1] pp.
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PORTABLE STOICISM
Epictetus, & Jean-Baptiste Lefebvre de Villebrune, ed.   [two lines in Greek, transliterated as] Epicteti Enchiridion [then] curante J.B. Lefebvre de Villebrune. Parisiis: Typis Philippi-Dionysii Pierres, Regis Typographi Ordinarii, 1782. Sq. 12mo (11.6 cm, 4.6"). [6], 8, 46 pp.
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The Unlucky Man, the Christmas Sing, & the Friend of Cats
Wilkins, Mary.  The people of our neighborhood. Philadelphia: Curtis Pub. Co.; New York: Doubleday & McClure Co., (1898). 32mo (15.2 cm; 6"). viii, 161, [1] pp.
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